These are high quality small and medium sized handcrafted bowls made of pure green onyx in different shades. They bowls are made in and the stone is locally sourced from Pakistan.
The green onyx in Pakistan is actually a beautiful and distinctive banded and marbled calcite from Pakistan, which is known for its blend of translucent whites, creams, avocado greens, honeys, caramels, and praline brown colors and formations.
Each bowl is unique in coloring, marbling, veining, banding and other formations given they are a natural stone.
Pakistan green onyx or banded calcite comes in a wide range of shades. Green, yellow, orange, white, brown, pink, red and more. The multicolored banded varieties in green, "bumblebee," pink and/or red with wild marbling and veins are most sought after for their luxurious and beautiful blend of hues.
These features are striking and stunning to the eye therefore artisans, jewelry makers, and interior designers often love using banded calcites to craft their goods for show pieces, home décor, opulent vessels and beautiful figurines.
Those of a spiritual path enjoy using banded calcite crystals, bowls and jars for altars, apothecaries and crystal holders.
Green onyx is often associated with sophistication, protection and cleansing. Shades of green onyx are believed to engender and symbolize restfulness, purity, peacefulness, tension relief, mental strength, fertility, and prosperity.
It is associated with the heart chakra and the planet mercury.
These bowls have many uses. Use them for home décor, small crystal tumble holders, small jewelry displays, altar offering bowls and much more. They will make a valuable and beautiful addition to your crystal collection.